Course Title : Public Finance

Code 10F203
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 1st term
Class day & Period Mon 4th
Location C1-173
Credits 2
Restriction No Restriction
Lecture Form(s) Lecture
Language English
Instructor Kobayashi, Matsushima,

Course Description

The concept of public finance will be taught based upon the framework of Macro economics.


Final Exam: 60-70%
Mid-term Exam and Attendance: 30-40%

Course Goals

Understand the concept of public finance

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Introduction 1 Explain the outline of this course
GDP and Circular flow model of macro economics 2 Explain about the circular flow model of macro economics and the definition of GDP
Input Output Table and General Equilibrium Model 2 Explain about the input-output table and its role on general equilibrium model
IS-LM Model 2 Explain about IS-LM model to analyze both goods market and money market
International Economics 2 Explain about the international account balance and IS-LM model with trade
AD-AS Model 2 Explain about AD-AS model which analyze the mid term
Economic Growth Model 2 Explain about economic growth model in which long term economic growth is analyzed
Summary 1 Summarize classes and check whether students could achieved its goal.
feedback 1 Accept feedback from students



Dornbusch et al., Macroeconomics 13rd edition, Mcgrow-hill, 2017 isbn9781259253409


Basic Microeconomics

Independent Study Outside of Class

Web Sites

will be notified in the first class.

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